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The 2010 Pinot Noirs were outstanding with Saint Clair leading the way with no less than 4 Top Tip Awards. .....All of the Saint Clair Top Tip winners came from their Pioneer Block range and we would suggest that you can't go wrong with any wine from this range but that our favourite was Block 16 Awatere Pinot Noir. Bravo

Awards & Accolades

Marlborough Riesling 2006


  • Bronze: Royal Easter Show Wine Awards 2007
  • Bronze: New Zealand International Wine Show 2006


"A little ripper of a Riesling with honey and pacific rose apples on the nose leading to a crisp, clean citrus-laden finish. Not too sweet, not too dry, just fresh, vibrant and a winner with a lemony, seafoody salad."
Yvonne Marie-Lorkin, Manawatu Standard, 27 January 2007

"This fragrant Marlborough riesling oozes zesty tropical, citrus and stone fruit, is off-dry with a bright, lively crisp dryish finish."
Charmian Smith, Otago Daily Times, 25 April 2007

"The racy citrus and mineral flavours romp across the taste buds before a gentler more honeyed taste swings in at the back of the palate."
Deborah Walton & Peter Morice, Timaru Herald, 18 July 2007

"Marlborough is probably New Zealand's finest Riesling region, and this little number is a testament to this." For this wine "on the nose there's a mass of citrus aromatics, from limes to lemons and even mandarin. The palate is both smooth, with a strong acid spine giving it length."
Daniel Pilkington, Bay Weekend, 21 October 2006